Patrice Wood Biography and Wiki
Patrice Wood (b. May 9) is an award-winning journalist who currently serves as the main news presenter for WJAR, the NBC affiliate in Providence, Rhode Island. She was inducted into the Rhode Island Heritage Hall of Fame Women Inductees and Rhode Island Radio and Television Hall of Fame.
Wood also works as the education reporter and the Tuesday´s Child segment host. She is the longest-serving female newsreader in Providence television history, with 40 years on the air.
Patrice Wood Age and Birthday
Patrice Wood was born on May 9th, in Rockford, Ohio, in the United States of America. Her birth sign is Taurus. Further details regarding her date of birth are yet to be revealed, however we are keeping tabs and will update you once available.
Patrice Wood Height
Wood stands at an average height and stature. Actual measurements of her height will be updated as soon as it is available.
Patrice Wood Education
Patrice attended Bowling Green State University, a public research university in Bowling Green, Ohio, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in journalism.
Patrice Wood Career
After graduating, she kicked off her career reporting and presenting at WDHO-TV in Toledo, Ohio. She also did internships with ABC News, the United States House of Representatives, and Time magazine.
In February 1980, she joined the WJAR News family as a reporter and weekend newsreader. Patrice was later promoted to the weeknight 11 p.m. newscasts in 1982. She became the anchor of the 5:30 pm edition, the new 5:00 p.m. hour newscast in 1995, and added to her duties the 6:00 report in 1997.
Wood served most of her tenure with longtime presenter Doug White, along with meteorologist Gary Ley and sportscaster Frank Carpano. She has also interviewed many personalities, such as Oprah Winfrey and Mark Wahlberg.
she was previously the commencement speaker at Roger Williams University in 2017.
Patrice Wood Family
Patrice was born and raised by her parents in Rockford, Ohio. Further details regarding the identities of her parents still remain unknown to the public since she has not revealed any information about them. It’s therefore not known if she has any siblings.
Patrice Wood Husband
Wood is currently married to Paul Pabis, who works at WBZ-TV as the director of operations and engineering. The couple resides in Rhode Island with their children
Patrice Wood Kids
Paul and Patrice are blessed with two children Stephanie and Jonathan. Further information about their kids will be updated soon.
Patrice Wood Salary
NBC 10 news anchor salaries range from an average of $34,600 to $111,519 a year. However, these figures may vary substantially according to the level of ranking of the employee in inquiry.
Currently, we do not have the exact salary of Wood since she has not disclosed it to the public. This part will be updated soon.
Patrice Wood Net Worth
Wood has an estimated net worth ranging from $500, 000 to $1 million dollars as of 2021. Her primary source of income is her career as a TV news reporter and presenter.